About North Florida Archers
Florida Archers (NFA) is a non-profit organization whose sole purpose is
to provide an opportunity for the citizens of North Florida to
participate in the sport of archery.
by members in good standing, the club provides facilities for both
traditional and compound archers. Sorry
no crossbows allowed!
facility is located on approximately 45 beautifully wooded acres within
the Tillie K. Fowler Regional Park. The
facility features a covered target range with targets at varying
distances up to 70 yards with room for targets to 100 yards.
It also has wooded shooting trails throughout the property, which
feature multiple 3D targets.
facilities are open from 7:00 a.m. until dark seven days a week.
Access to the facility is controlled so that members can come and
go at their leisure. Boy Scouts,
Girl Scouts and other youth groups are welcome to visit and try their
hand at the sport. Coaching
is offered in the finer points of archery while emphasizing the aspects
of safety. The club can
provide more information please call (904) 307-9755
has a very low membership fee for individuals and families.
Membership dues are used for facility maintenance.
are held at 6 p.m., the first Wednesday of the month (unless
holidays or special events conflict), to discuss club issues and to welcome
new members. All meetings are held at the club pavilion.
club is entirely managed by its members.
Members are encouraged to volunteer for special workdays and to
help with the preparations for the monthly shoots.
further information please browse this website, stop by the club's
facilities or call the club phone at 904-307-9755
US Navy, in support of the Morale Welfare and Recreation for government
personnel, established North Florida Archers in
1988. In 1990 the facility was turned over to civilians
for management and control. Approximately 2001 the facility became
part of the city of Jacksonville park system.
property includes historical elements, including a section of the “Old Brick Road” which
is a part of the history of the Jacksonville area.
Florida Archers (NFA) is located within the
Tillie K. Fowler
Park, 7000 Roosevelt
Ave, Jacksonville, Florida. Access
to the club is across the road from the Yorktown Ave. gate of the Naval
Air Station-Jacksonville (NAS-JAX).
See the LOCATION
page for area maps, directions and further details.